AA 338  Dr Norman Barnett Tindale  Guide to Records
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Series AA338/74
Correspondence 1921
Date Range1921
Quantity3 Correspondence
ProvenanceDr Norman Barnett Tindale
Description

This series comprises personal correspondence to and from Tindale for the period 1921. Correspondence within this series reflects early salary negotiations between Tindale and the South Australian Museum in addition to correspondence between Tindale and Arthur Mills Lea (see AA867) concerning entomological speciments collected by Tindale for the South Australian Museum during the Groote Eylandt (NT) expedition of 1921-1922.

Correspondence has been arranged in chronological order.

ArrangedChronological

Inventory Listing

AA 338/74/1

Letter from 'Charlie', CMS Mission Station to 'Simon', March 1921

 

Letter from Charlie, Church Missionary Society, Mission Station, Roper River to Simon. (Content indecipherable).

People mentioned: Mr Dyer

Places mentioned: Groote Eylandt

Handwritten letter, 1 page

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/74/1
Date Range March 1921
Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 page
Formats General Correspondence and Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier AA 338/74/1
Series AA338/74

AA 338/74/2

Memorandum from Marshall, General Secretary, Public Library, Museum, and Art Gallery of South Australia to Tindale, 20 June 1921

 

Memorandum from Hately Waddell Marshall, The General Secretary, Public Library, Museum, and Art Gallery of South Australia to NB Tindale confirming Tindale's remuneration as Museum Assistant for the period 1921-22 to salary range 114-192 pounds.

People mentioned: none

Places mentioned: none

Typed memorandum, 1 page

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/74/2
Date Range 20 June 1921
Quantity 0.1 cm, 1 page
Formats General Correspondence, Memoranda and Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier AA 338/74/2
Series AA338/74

AA 338/74/3/1-5

Copy of letter from Lea to Tindale, 8 December 1921

 

Copy of letter from Arthur Mills Lea (see AA 867) to NB Tindale concerning valuation and naming of entomology specimens collected at Groote Eylandt; 50 pound advance and 94 pounds of supplies for Groote Eylandt expedition; specimen collection in the Northern Territory and Northern Queensland; Australian Museum collecting expedition to North Queensland.

People mentioned: Professor Howdian; Herbert Matthew Hale (see AA 124)

Places mentioned: Thursday Island (QLD); Northern Territory; North Queensland; Magnetic Island (QLD); Townsville (QLD); Groote Eylandt (NT); Adelaide (SA); Lord Howe Island (QLD)

Copy of handwritten letter, 5 pages

  Creator Dr Norman Barnett Tindale
Control AA 338/74/3/1-5
Date Range 8 December 1921
Quantity 0.1 cm, 5 pages
Formats General Correspondence and Loose Photographic Prints
Inventory Identifier AA 338/74/3/1-5
Series AA338/74